Ohio College Tech Prep
Year One – 2.5 elective, 1.0 Anatomy & Physiology (Both Health Careers and Anatomy & Physiology must be passed for promotion to Year Two.)
Year Two – 3.5 elective OR 2.5 elective, 1.0 Pathophysiology
Health Careers students learn patient care skills that are utilized in a variety of occupations in the medical field. Students learn basic health care skills, medical laboratory processes, medical secretary procedures, physical therapy techniques and clinical techniques. Additional coursework is provided in anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, nutrition, infection control, and legal responsibilities. In Year One all students take a core curriculum. In Year Two, students are recommended for either Pre-Nursing (State-Tested Nurse Assistant) or Medical Technology (Phlebotomist/EKG Technician). Certifications are available in CPR, First Aid, Phlebotomy, electrocardiography and State-Tested Nurse Assistant. Prerequisites for the course include grades of C or better in Algebra I and Biology, a GPA of at least 2.0 and an interview with the instructors prior to admission.
Instructors (click on instructor's name to see more information about their class): Diane Ellis